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  1. hot picks

    Posted May 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... movie: Iron Man 2. Steel yourself for the return of Robert Downey Jnr. book: Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan. Greek mythology the fun way. gadget: Ainol V6000 HDA portable ... a little early. dvd: Sydney White. A hilarious story about friendship, love and sticking up for what you believe in. movie: Iron Man 2. The sequel to the action-packed movie that everyone loved. ...

  2. Harakiri

    Posted Sep 11th 2005, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... by this time his steel blade had been traded in for one of blunt bamboo, making the process of disembowelment (harakiri) particularly drawn out (hence the fainting French audience). Nakadai's character, we later learn, is this man's father-in-law. It also transpires that the household's top three swordsmen- each instrumental in the son-in-law's demise- have mysteriously ...

  3. Written in the dark

    Posted Jun 15th 2008, 12:00am by Ben Naparstek

    ... work cuts like a steel blade at the base of a man's penis.'' Moody also took courses in semiotics and developed an appetite for post-structuralist jargon. 'The density ... But there is little conventionally cool about Moody. A slight man of 46, he wears a beige cardigan over a faded R.L. Burnside T-shirt. Off alcohol and nicotine (and sugar, caffeine and meat) he practises yoga ...

  4. Spanglish

    Posted May 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... the surprise, because Brooks' productions are usually such well thought-out affairs. The film has its moments- and it does manage to rein in its normally manic leading man, Adam Sandler- a factor ... Clasky thinks more of Cristina than she does of her own daughter, Bernice (Sarah Steele). So, Brooks works the characters off against each other- showing us how much can be learned if we all just ...

  5. Bright Star

    Posted Aug 26th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... struggling with her life after being sold by her father to a man in rural 19th-century New Zealand. While admirable films, both pale in contrast to Campion's latest offering. At once ... It's a portrait of a steel-willed lady, marked in one of the first exchanges between Brawne and Keats' best friend, Brown, when she reacts to the latter's put-down of her craft ...

  6. FROM THE VAULT: 1932

    Posted Feb 11th 2007, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... best-selling authors- a sort of early Danielle Steele or Barbara Cartland- and the film was groundbreaking for its intertwining characters and soap-opera narrative format. It was also the first film ... with an at times painfully overplayed silent-movie performance) is an angst-ridden Russian prima ballerina, John Barrymore (below with Garbo) an affable hotel thief, Lionel Barrymore a dying man out ...

  7. Outside the box

    Posted Sep 14th 2008, 12:00am by Sharon Leece

    ... Sai Kung-based family has chosen to make a box- a bright red cube to be precise- the central feature of their living space. Art-loving couple Jen and Michael Man, together with their three ... solutions for the furnishings and living spaces. 'The Mans are into modern art and [collectable] furniture,' says Lee, pointing out a huge Established & Sons sofa, an Arne Jacobsen Egg ...



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